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Intermediate Microeconomics

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Microeconomics is the study of how rational (that is, utility-maximizing) agents behave. By analyzing economic situations through the lens of utility-maximizing agents, we will study the behavior of consumers, producing firms, and markets:

The language of instruction for this course is English.

Prerequisites: You should have taken calculus previously or concurrently; in particular, we will rely on finding the maximum of a function using derivatives.

Textbooks and Learning Resources

The primary textbook is Microeconomics by Pindyck & Rubinfeld. Any recent edition will be sufficient for the course; there is little change in the core material between editions.

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